Former Basketball star, Shaquille O’Neal, has been mentioned as the reason Bow Bow and his girlfriend are fighting.

From a reliable source,  O’Neal  is said to be in the middle of  why the rapper, and the reality TV star brutally fought over the weekend.

As previously reported, the altercation was stemmed from jealousy, with Bow Wow getting mad to see Leslie hanging “all over another man’s body.” It is said that the identity of the man in question was O’Neal, who held a Super Bowl event called “Shaq’s Fun House” at his home. Report stated that the couple was in attendance at the bash, which featured a performance by Migos.

According to the report, it was at the bash where the “Let Me Hold You” rapper suspected Leslie was flirting with the retired athlete. “Mr. Moss stated that he felt very disrespected by her behavior, that the argument became heated, that Ms. Holden started yelling loudly and calling him ‘b***h a** n****r,’ ” so the report read.

Both Bow Wow and Leslie were arrested on Saturday, February 2 and charged with battery following the altercation. According to a police report, Leslie claimed that her rapper beau “hit her in the head, pulled her by the hair, dragged her from her bedroom… and told her to get the hell out.” She also claimed to have broken three ribs during the fight.

In his defense, Bow Wow stated that Leslie also attacked him. She reportedly threw a nightstand lamp at him when he told her to leave their house and put her bags by the door. The lamp fortunately missed him, but she still scratched his face. His attorney additionally claimed that the “Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta” star “bit him on his side and spit on him while Bow Wow continually made effort to avoid her.”